Written answers
Friday, 30 November 2012

  • Northern Ireland
    • Weapons
      To ask the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland (1) for what reason the inventories of weapons decommissioned by loyalist and republican paramilitaries under the Supervision of the...
  • Health
    • Arthritis
      To ask the Secretary of State for Health what estimate his Department has made of the number of rheumatoid arthritis specialist nurses working in the NHS; if he will take steps to increase that...
    • Cancer
      To ask the Secretary of State for Health pursuant to the answer of 14 September 2012, Official Report, column 426W, on cancer, when the NHS Commissioning Board intends to publish the...
    • Diabetes
      To ask the Secretary of State for Health with reference to the written answer to the hon. Member for Torbay (Mr Sanders) of 31 October 2011, Official Report, column 451W, on diabetes research, if...
    • General Practitioners: Pay
      To ask the Secretary of State for Health what information his Department holds on the pay within clinical commissioning groups of GPs who have taken on management roles; and if he will make a...
    • Health Services: East of England
      To ask the Secretary of State for Health how much each primary care trust in the East of England spent on salaries, pension contributions and other remuneration for (a) general and senior...
    • NHS: Redundancy
      To ask the Secretary of State for Health (1) what information his Department holds on the number of staff that have been made redundant by Hull Teaching Primary Care Trust since April 2010;...
    • NHS: Staff
      To ask the Secretary of State for Health (1) pursuant to the answer of 20 November 2012, Official Report, column 470-1W, on NHS: staff, what information his Department holds on the ethnic...
    • NHS: Staff
      To ask the Secretary of State for Health if he will instruct clinical commissioning groups and commissioning support units to have a moratorium on employing staff from outside the NHS until all...
    • Palliative Care
      To ask the Secretary of State for Health if he will take steps to ensure that end-of-life care given in the NHS is determined by evidence-based medicine and not age or finance; and if he will...
    • Palliative Care
      To ask the Secretary of State for Health what assessment he has made of recent complaints from families about the Liverpool Care Pathway; if his Department will collate complaints from families...
    • Spinal Injuries
      To ask the Secretary of State for Health whether there has been any underspend on the budget for spinal cord injury centres in the last two years.
  • Business, Innovation and Skills
    • Aerospace Industry
      To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills how many projects have been awarded funds as part of his Department's Building UK Leadership in Aerodynamics scheme in the latest...
    • London Taxis International
      To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills (1) whether he plans to provide finance to safeguard future manufacturing at London Taxi International; (2) what recent...
    • Manufacturing Industries
      To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills with reference to his Department's initial announcement of the Advanced Manufacturing Supply Chain Initiative on 6 November 2011...
    • Manufacturing Industries
      To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills how many companies have been awarded funds as part of the Advanced Manufacturing Supply Chain Initiative in the latest period for...
    • Regional Growth Fund: Ashfield
      To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills how many applications were received from Ashfield constituency for funding from the Regional Growth Fund in the latest period for...
  • Work and Pensions
    • BAE Systems
      To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions what steps will be taken by the Office for Nuclear Regulation to ensure that quality assurance concerns will be investigated and addressed...
    • Epilepsy
      To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions how many people with epilepsy as their primary medical condition have received (a) employment and support allowance and (b) disability living...
    • Psychologists
      To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions how many people have been referred to a work psychologist by his Department in (a) Vauxhall constituency and (b) England and Wales since May 2010.
    • Social Security Benefits: Havering
      To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions how many people in Havering receive over £30,000 per annum in benefits.
    • Unemployment Benefits: Ayrshire
      To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions how many people in (a) Kilmarnock and Loudoun constituency and (b) East Ayrshire local authority area have been in receipt of out-of-work...
    • Work Capability Assessment
      To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions what estimate he has made of the cost to the public purse of the appeals process following work capability assessments in the latest period for...
    • Work Capability Assessment
      To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions (1) if he will consider collecting the medical evidence of people completing work capability assessments for use by Atos in order to improve...
    • Work Capability Assessment
      To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions what steps he plans to take to reduce the cost and number of appeals following work capability assessments.
    • Work Capability Assessment
      To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions if he will consider moving the responsibility from individuals to service providers in collecting medical evidence for work capability assessments.
    • Work Capability Assessment
      To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions if he will consider changing the start date of the reassessment period for work capability assessments to begin on the date of the appeal decision.
    • Work Capability Assessment
      To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions what steps his Department is taking to increase the accuracy of decision-making during the initial assessment phase of the work capability...
    • Work Programme
      To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions what steps he plans to take to shift the market shares of work programme providers in each contract package area following the publication of...
    • Work Programme
      To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions whether he has any plans to assess the financial viability of providers on the Work programme following the publication of initial job outcome data.
    • Work Programme
      To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions for what reasons the work programme performance data published by his Department on 27 November 2012 shows performance at 3 per cent of...
    • Written Questions: Government Responses
      To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions what the (a) shortest and (b) longest time taken by his Department to answer a written parliamentary question was in (i) 2012 to date, (ii)...
  • Transport
    • Driving Tests: Southend on Sea
      To ask the Secretary of State for Transport (1) whether he has considered making the driving test centre pilot scheme in Southend permanent; (2) what assessment he has made of the...
    • Liverpool Airport
      To ask the Secretary of State for Transport what recent discussions he has had with representatives of the airlines on the introduction of a (a) transatlantic and (b) trans-Asian route from...
    • Roads: North West (1 annotation)
      To ask the Secretary of State for Transport (1) what provision was made in the North West Highways management contract for Area 10 for a review of the adequacy of the measures to be taken by...
  • Culture Media and Sport
    • Arts: Ethnic Groups
      To ask the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport what recent assessment she has made of the representation of ethnic minority employees in the creative industries for which her...
    • Charitable Donations
      To ask the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport what steps her Department is taking to increase philanthropic giving.
    • Charitable Donations
      To ask the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport whether her Department has set targets for philanthropic giving for the next five years.
  • Treasury
    • Economic Situation
      To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer what recent assessment he has made of the need for a regional balance to the UK economy.
    • High Speed 2 Railway Line
      To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer what additional expenditure has been allocated to High Speed 2 (HS2) to enable it to deliver the recommendations in the Major Project Authority's report on...
    • High Speed 2 Railway Line
      To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer whether additional expenditure has been allocated to enable HS2 Ltd to develop further mitigation proposals for the preferred line of route in this...
    • High Speed 2 Railway Line
      To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer what the current cost-benefit ratio is for High Speed 2; and if he will make a statement.
    • High Speed 2 Railway Line
      To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer whether the Office for Budget Responsibility has plans to undertake a review of the economic effect of the High Speed 2 project; and if he will make a statement.
    • Tax Allowances
      To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer whether he plans to introduce transferable tax allowances.
  • Education
    • Children in Care
      To ask the Secretary of State for Education (1) what estimate he has made of the number of children in care whose parents were previously in care; (2) how many children there were in each (a)...
    • Physical Education: Curriculum
      To ask the Secretary of State for Education pursuant to the answer of 20 November 2012, Official Report, column 447W, on physical education: curriculum, whether it is his policy to maintain the...
    • Physical Education: Teachers
      To ask the Secretary of State for Education what proportion of the initial teacher training syllabus for primary school teachers is devoted to physical education.
    • Private Education: Special Educational Needs
      To ask the Secretary of State for Education what recent assessment he has made of the potential effect of omission of provision for independent special schools from the children and families Bill...
    • Pupils: Databases
      To ask the Secretary of State for Education (1) with reference to his plans to widen access to the national pupil database, what steps he plans to take to ensure that the identity of...
    • Special Educational Needs
      To ask the Secretary of State for Education with reference to his Department's announcement of 20 November 2012 that the trials of the proposals in the Special Educational Needs and Disability...
  • Justice
    • Community Orders: Young Offenders
      To ask the Secretary of State for Justice what assessment he has made of the effectiveness of applying community payback to people under 18 years of age.
    • Coroners: Tees Valley
      To ask the Secretary of State for Justice what the average time taken by the Teesside coroner to conduct inquests was in (a) 2009, (b) 2010 and (c) 2011; what assessment he has made of the...
    • Criminal Injuries Compensation
      To ask the Secretary of State for Justice how many applications were received by the Criminal Injuries Compensation Authority on (a) 27 November 2011, (b) 26 November 2012 and (c) 27 November 2012.
    • Employment and Support Allowance: Appeals
      To ask the Secretary of State for Justice what the (a) average and (b) maximum length of time was for the Tribunals Service to administer a First-tier Tribunal-Social Security and Child Support...
    • Judges: County Courts
      To ask the Secretary of State for Justice (1) which justices of the High Court in England and Wales were authorised to sit as county court judges after direction by the Lord Chancellor under...
    • Magistrates Courts: Video Conferencing
      To ask the Secretary of State for Justice how many magistrates courts were using video links with police stations on 1 November (a) 2008, (b) 2009, (c) 2010, (d) 2011 and (e) 2012.
    • Offenders: EU Nationals
      To ask the Secretary of State for Justice how many foreign nationals from EU countries have been convicted of an offence in the UK since 5 December 2011.
    • Planning Permission: Appeals
      To ask the Secretary of State for Justice with reference to the Prime Minister's speech to the CBI on 19 November 2012, what the current time limit is for making (a) a judicial review application...
    • Prisoners: Repatriation
      To ask the Secretary of State for Justice how many UK citizens have been transferred to prisons in the UK from other EU member states since 5 December 2011.
    • Prisoners: Repatriation
      To ask the Secretary of State for Justice how many foreign national prisoners from each EU country were transferred to prisons in the country of their nationality since 5 December 2011.
    • Sentencing
      To ask the Secretary of State for Justice pursuant to the answer of 19 November 2012, Official Report, column 291W, on the Policing and Crime Act 2009, what assessment he has made of the reasons...
    • Staff
      To ask the Secretary of State for Justice how much his Department spent on (a) recruitment agency fees, (b) outplacement agency fees for displaced or redundant staff and (c) staff training in...
    • Youth Justice Board
      To ask the Secretary of State for Justice how many staff were employed at the Youth Justice Board on 1 November (a) 2009, (b) 2010, (c) 2011 and (d) 2012.
  • Energy and Climate Change
    • Boilers: Repairs and Maintenance
      To ask the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change what the average waiting time was for the Warm Front scheme to deal with boiler breakdowns in (a) November, December, January, February...
    • Green Deal Scheme
      To ask the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change what steps he plans to take to ensure that homeowners receive assistance to insulate their homes from the Green Deal launch date on 28...
    • Pay
      To ask the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change pursuant to the answer of 20 November 2012, Official Report, column 452W, on pay, whether the number given for employees of his...
  • Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
    • Burma
      To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs what assessment he has made of the Four-point Plan proposed by the President of Burma as a means of alleviating ethnic conflict...
    • Burma
      To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs what discussions he has had on the need for international observers to be deployed in Rakhine state.
    • Egypt
      To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs what his policy is on the declaration issued by President Mohammed Mursi of Egypt on 22 November 2012.
    • Egypt
      To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs what discussions he has had with the government of Egypt on the declaration issued by President Mohammed Mursi of Egypt on 22...
    • Egypt
      To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs what discussions he has had with his EU counterparts on the declaration issued by President Mohammed Mursi of Egypt on 22...
    • Pakistan
      To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs what assessment he has made of the recent trends in the number of terrorist attacks in Pakistan.
    • Staff
      To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs how many staff work for his Department in each location.
  • Deputy Prime Minister
    • Lord Lieutenants
      To ask the Deputy Prime Minister (1) what the procedure is for the appointment of a Lord Lieutenant; (2) in the selection procedure for the appointment of a Lord Lieutenant, which individuals...
  • Home Department
    • Antisocial Behaviour
      To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department what proportion of calls to the police were concerned with antisocial behaviour in (a) 2009, (b) 2010, (c) 2011 and (d) 2012 to date.
    • Domestic Violence
      To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department how many cases of domestic violence occurred in each (a) lower layer super output area, (b) medium layer super output area and (c) ward in...
    • Human Trafficking
      To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department what members of the Inter-Departmental Ministerial Group on Human Trafficking did to raise awareness of human trafficking on or around...
    • Human Trafficking: Females
      To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department if she will set up an inquiry into the number of women working in nightclubs who have been trafficked into the UK from within the EU and from...
  • Defence
    • Afghanistan
      To ask the Secretary of State for Defence what estimate he has made of the number of (a) male and (b) female UK military personnel reporting (i) rapes and (ii) sexual assaults in Afghanistan in...
    • Armed Forces: Housing
      To ask the Secretary of State for Defence pursuant to the answer of 19 October 2012, Official Report, column 454W, on armed forces: housing, if he will estimate the number of hard-to-treat...
    • Armed Forces: Post-traumatic Stress Disorder
      To ask the Secretary of State for Defence how many current service personnel were diagnosed with post-traumatic stress disorder in England in (a) 2009, (b) 2010 and (c) 2011.
    • Armed Forces: Recruitment
      To ask the Secretary of State for Defence what proportion of armed forces personnel were recruited from Scotland in the latest period for which figures are available.
    • Armed Forces: Sexual Offences
      To ask the Secretary of State for Defence pursuant to the answer of 26 October 2012, Official Report, column 1074W, on armed forces: sexual offences, how many sex offenders are serving with the...
    • Armed Forces: Sexual Offences
      To ask the Secretary of State for Defence pursuant to the answer of 8 November 2012, Official Report, column 704W, on armed forces: sexual offences, in which year the convictions were recorded;...
    • Armed Forces: Sexual Offences
      To ask the Secretary of State for Defence how many cases of (a) rape and (b) sexual assault were reported by members of the armed forces in each year since 2000; and if he will make a statement.
    • Armed Forces: Sexual Offences
      To ask the Secretary of State for Defence how many rape allegations were made by (a) female and (b) male members of the armed forces in each year since 2000; in how many of those cases (i)...
    • Armed Forces: Sexual Offences
      To ask the Secretary of State for Defence how many armed forces personnel are serving sentences in military prisons following convictions for (a) sexual assault and (b) rape; what the average...
    • Armed Forces: Sexual Offences
      To ask the Secretary of State for Defence how many cases of (a) rape and (b) sexual assault reported by members of the armed forces in each year since 2000 resulted in (i) prosecution and (ii)...
    • Armed Forces: Sexual Offences
      To ask the Secretary of State for Defence how many people serving in the (a) Royal Navy, (b) Royal Air Force and (c) Army have a conviction from civil courts for offences of (i) rape and (ii)...
    • Armed Forces: Sexual Offences
      To ask the Secretary of State for Defence how many serving armed forces personnel in each service have contacted the Royal Military Police to report allegations of (a) rape and (b) sexual assault...
    • Armed Forces: Sexual Offences
      To ask the Secretary of State for Defence how many prosecutions for (a) rape and (b) sexual assault there have been of members of the armed forces in Germany since 2000; and if he will make a...
    • Armed Forces: Sexual Offences
      To ask the Secretary of State for Defence how many members of the Royal Military Police have received specialist training in the investigation of allegations of rape and sexual assault; and if he...
    • Armed Forces: Sexual Offences
      To ask the Secretary of State for Defence how many victim liaison officers are deployed in each service; where such victim liaison officers are deployed; how long on average such victim liaison...
    • Armed Forces: Sexual Offences
      To ask the Secretary of State for Defence pursuant to the answer of 18 September 2012, Official Report, column 616W, on armed forces: sexual offences, how many individuals have left the armed...
    • Danny Nightingale
      To ask the Secretary of State for Defence if he will make a statement on Sergeant Danny Nightingale.
    • Danny Nightingale
      To ask the Secretary of State for Defence what meetings Ministers in his Department have had with representatives or family members of Sergeant Danny Nightingale.
    • Danny Nightingale
      To ask the Secretary of State for Defence what steps Ministers in his Department took regarding the timing of the appeal hearing of Sergeant Danny Nightingale.
    • Defence Infrastructure Organisation
      To ask the Secretary of State for Defence what the budget is for the (a) Defence Business Services and (b) Defence Infrastructure Organisation in each of the next five years.
    • Exhumation
      To ask the Secretary of State for Defence what system of DNA matching his Department uses in seeking to identify human remains prior to burial.
    • Exhumation
      To ask the Secretary of State for Defence how many people have been identified as deceased UK armed forces personnel following the discovery of human remains in each year since 2005.
    • France
      To ask the Secretary of State for Defence what representations he has received on the identification of the human remains found at Beauchamps-Ligny in France in November 2009.
    • France
      To ask the Secretary of State for Defence what efforts his Department has made to identify the human remains found at Beauchamps-Ligny in France in November 2009.
    • HMS Victory
      To ask the Secretary of State for Defence what consideration was given to the loss of immunity from salvage of HMS Victory prior to the ship's gifting to the Maritime Heritage Foundation; what...
    • Members: Correspondence
      To ask the Secretary of State for Defence (1) when he plans to answer the letter from the right hon. Member for Manchester, Gorton of 1 October 2012 with regard to Ms R K Hughes; (2) when he...
    • Navy
      To ask the Secretary of State for Defence (1) what change there will be in the number of military or civilian personnel employed across the Royal Navy due to the transfer of hunter-killer...
    • Navy
      To ask the Secretary of State for Defence what steps the Royal Navy takes to protect offshore wind turbines; and what (a) ships and (b) personnel are used to provide such security.
    • Pay
      To ask the Secretary of State for Defence how many employees in his Department are paid in excess of (a) £80,000 and (b) £100,000.
    • Public Appointments
      To ask the Secretary of State for Defence how many appointments made to the boards of public bodies overseen by his Department have been (a) male and (b) female since May 2010.
    • Radioactive Materials: Transport
      To ask the Secretary of State for Defence (1) whether it is his policy that replacement vehicles for the current high security vehicles will display radioactive material hazard signs when...
    • RAF Prestwick
      To ask the Secretary of State for Defence how many (a) service and (b) civilian personnel have been employed at RAF Prestwick in each of the last five years.
    • Security
      To ask the Secretary of State for Defence whether the Chief Secretary to the Treasury has been issued with a pass for the Ministry of Defence main building; and on what date that pass was issued.
    • Staff
      To ask the Secretary of State for Defence if he will estimate the number of people who normally reside in Kilmarnock and Loudoun constituency who are employed by his Department.
    • Theft
      To ask the Secretary of State for Defence (1) what thefts there were from his Department's establishments in (a) April, (b) May, (c) June and (d) July 2012; what the value was of the items...
    • Trade Unions
      To ask the Secretary of State for Defence how many times he and other Ministers in his Department have met representatives of (a) Unite, (b) PCS, (c) Prospect, (d) GMB, (e) UCATT, (f) FDA, (g)...
  • Cabinet Office
    • Alcoholic Drinks: East of England
      To ask the Minister for the Cabinet Office how many deaths in which alcohol was the primary cause there were in (a) Suffolk, (b) Norfolk and (c) Cambridgeshire in each of the last three years.
    • Antisocial Behaviour
      To ask the Minister for the Cabinet Office what proportion of recorded crimes were offences of antisocial behaviour in (a) 2009, (b) 2010, (c) 2011 and (d) 2012 to date.
    • Pay
      To ask the Minister for the Cabinet Office if he will require the London living wage to be paid to cleaners working in his Department employed by contractors.
  • Environment Food and Rural Affairs
    • Agriculture: Subsidies
      To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs how much matched funding from the Rural Development Fund his Department will pay to farmers in 2012-13.
    • Agriculture: Young People
      To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs what steps he is taking to ensure that young people who wish to enter the farming industry receive necessary support.
    • Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty: Chilterns
      To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs whether the Natural Capital Committee has advised the Government on the protection and enhancement of the Chilterns area of...
    • Ash Trees
      To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs what recent estimate he has made of the number of ash trees in each local authority area.
    • Avian Pox
      To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs what steps he is taking to tackle the new strain of avian pox which reduces the survival of great tits especially juvenile birds.
    • Biodiversity
      To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (1) what estimate his Department has made of the potential (a) value of and (b) environmental benefits arising out of his...
    • Bovine Tuberculosis
      To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs pursuant to the oral contribution of the right hon. Member for North Shropshire of 23 October 2012, Official Report, column...
    • Fisheries: Africa
      To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs what steps he is taking to persuade the EU to (a) take action to prevent illegal fishing by EU-flagged fishing trawlers off...
    • Flood Control: Finance
      To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs how much funding has been made available to local authorities to alleviate flood risk in the latest period for which figures...
    • Gangmasters
      To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (1) how many cases the Gangmasters Licensing Authority has brought to the Crown Prosecution Service for prosecution of...
    • Livestock: Exports
      To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs how many livestock have died in the last year in the course of the live export trade.
    • Livestock: Exports
      To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs what recent representations he has received from animal rights groups on cruelty in the live exports trade.
    • Livestock: Exports
      To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs what recent investigation his Department has undertaken into the welfare of livestock in the course of the live export trade.
    • Livestock: Transport
      To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs if he will make it his policy to develop (a) higher standards for animal welfare and the transport of live animals than those...
    • Natural Capital Committee
      To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs how many times the Natural Capital Committee has reported to the Economic Affairs Committee since May 2012; and if he will...
    • Polar Bears
      To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (1) what recent discussions (a) he and (b) officials of his Department have had with their EU counterparts on the proposal...
    • School Milk
      To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs pursuant to the answer of 8 November 2012, Official Report, column 685W, on school milk, what funding his Department has...
    • School Milk
      To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs pursuant to the answer of 8 November 2012, Official Report, column 685W, on school milk, how many portions of school milk...
    • Seas and Oceans: Scotland
      To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs what discussions he has had on the (a) procedural and (b) resource reasons for the changes to the timetable for Scotland's...
    • White Fish: North Sea
      To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs with reference to the Report by the International Council for the Exploration of the Sea and the Centre for Environment,...
  • House of Lords
    • Bangladesh
      To ask Her Majesty's Government, further to the Written Statement by Baroness Northover on 31 October (WS 59), what statements they have made on the treatment of the Rohingya by the Government of...
    • Burma
      To ask Her Majesty's Government what engagement there has been to ensure that international monitors can operate in Rakhine State.
    • Disabled People: Independent Living
      To ask Her Majesty's Government whether they will review the impact of recent legislative changes on disabled people in the light of the report of the Papworth Trust entitled Home Solutions to...
    • Employment: Under 25s
      To ask Her Majesty's Government, according to the latest Office for National Statistics figures, how many (1) 16 to 17 year-olds, (2) 18 to 21 year-olds, (3) 22 to 24 year-olds, and (4) 25...
    • Government Departments: Training
      To ask Her Majesty's Government how many people are employed by Civil Service Learning (CSL); and what records are maintained of Ministers and senior civil servants taking modules delivered by CSL.
    • Health: Costs
      To ask Her Majesty's Government, further to the Written Answer by Earl Howe on 12 November (WA 251) about healthcare for European Union nationals resident in the United Kingdom and in receipt of...
    • Health: Diabetes
      To ask Her Majesty's Government what schemes are in place to make the public aware of (1) the symptoms associated with diabetes sufferers, and (2) the best ways to assist sufferers in emergencies.
    • Health: Diabetes
      To ask Her Majesty's Government what facilities are available to assist members of the public who are vulnerable to (1) hypoglycaemia, and (2) hyperglycaemia.
    • Health: Young People
      To ask Her Majesty's Government what measures they intend to introduce to promote concentration on the physical and emotional health and well-being of young people nationwide.
    • NHS: Liverpool Care Pathway
      To ask Her Majesty's Government what projects they support to promote to patients and their carers awareness and understanding of the provisions of the Liverpool Care Pathway with the purpose of...
    • Overseas Aid
      To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of Phase II of the Reproductive and Child Health Programme.
    • Overseas Aid
      To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of the effectiveness of their funding for Madhya Pradesh Urban Services for the Poor.
    • Railways: Thameslink
      To ask Her Majesty's Government, further to the Written Answer by Earl Attlee on 22 November (WA 416), which railway partners were involved in discussions about the probability of the Thameslink...